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Man wanted on domestic violence charges captured in Birmingham

Mullins is being held on charges of domestic violence by strangulation, three counts of third-degree domestic violence, resisting arrest, and attempting to elude law enforcement. He was transported to the Jefferson County Jail and is being held on a $61,600 bond.

CBS42.COM - 2018-08-20 17:42:19

25-year-old found fatally shot in vehicle now identified

Turner is Birmingham's 71th homicide victim this year. Of those 71, five have been ruled justifiable and therefore the Birmingham Police Department does not count them in their year-end tally. In all of Jefferson County, there have been 103, including the Birmingham slayings.

AL.COM - 2018-08-20 10:32:00

11 dog skulls found at Jefferson County dog fighting site, 1 man arrested

Once at the location of the dogs fighting, deputies discovered 17 pit bulls, 4 of which had injuries consistent with dog fighting. There was also a ring with fresh blood inside. Approximately 11 dog skulls have been found.

TRUSSVILLETRIBUNE.COM - 2018-08-20 02:58:13

Charges expected in 'gut-wrenching, heartbreaking' Alabama dog-fighting operation

Reginald Antonio Dowdell, 42, was taken into custody Sunday. Sheriff's detectives are working to obtain a warrant against Dowdell Monday afternoon, and will seek additional charges on Tuesday.

AL.COM - 2018-08-20 12:48:00

Crime Stoppers looking for Birmingham woman

BIRMINGHAM – Jasmine Hatia Stinson, 34, is wanted in Jefferson County on a felony warrant charging her with probation violation and possession of forged instrument second degree. The suspect is described as 5-foot-seven, and weighting 200 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

TRUSSVILLETRIBUNE.COM - 2018-08-20 20:01:23

Center Point Fire responds to house fire

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) - Center Point Fire officials are investigating a house fire that happened early Monday morning.Officials responded to the 2200 block of 2nd Place N.E. The battalion chief tells CBS 42 no one was home at the time of the fire and they are still working to determine if th

CBS42.COM - 2018-08-20 12:24:35

UAB campus urged to "shelter in place" after police chase ends in crash near business school

UAB B-Alert: Search continues for black male who crashed near the Collat School of Business. He is wearing black & white pants, & royal blue t-shirt & hat. Suspect fled north through construction area. Continue to shelter in place.Call 934-3535 if you see anything suspicious.— UAB (@UABNews)August 2

WVTM13.COM - 2018-08-20 16:30:00

Man hit in 'weak spot' during woman's attack in Midfield charged in similar Mountain Brook robbery

Mountain Brook police have charged Stantrell Tyroine Whitfield, 34, with first-degree robbery in the July crime attack outside the mall. In that case, authorities said, the suspect forced a woman out of her car and threatened her. She received minor injuries.

AL.COM - 2018-08-20 15:42:00

1 dead, 2 injured after string of random car shootings in Birmingham

Several cars were shot at in Birmingham on Saturday, killing one person and injuring at least two others.

WVTM13.COM - 2018-08-19 19:09:00

Wanted domestic violence suspect captured at Birmingham business

Mullins was taken to the Jefferson County Jail and is being held on charges of domestic violence by strangulation, three counts of third-degree domestic violence, resisting arrest and attempting to elude law enforcement officers. His bonds total $61,600.

AL.COM - 2018-08-20 08:41:00

Police investigating homicide in west Birmingham

Around 6 p.m., Birmingham Police officers from the West Precinct responded to a report of shots fired and a vehicle accident in th 1400 block of Pike Road. Once on the scene, officers located the victim inside a vehicle unresponsive, according to Sgt. Johnny Williams.

CBS42.COM - 2018-08-19 03:04:30

Suspect in Pinson search captured Monday morning

BIRMINGHAM –The subject of a Friday night search in Pinson, Michael Ray Mullins, has been captured, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.

TRUSSVILLETRIBUNE.COM - 2018-08-20 13:58:45

Woman, 35, killed when vehicle hit by train in Hoover; 2 others recovering

Newman, said Hoover police Lt. Keith Czeskleba, died in surgery. She was a passenger in the vehicle.

AL.COM - 2018-08-20 09:22:00

Driver injured in Birmingham when a bullet hit her car

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. —Birmingham Police are searching for the person who opened fire, hitting a passing truck and injuring the driver Saturday afternoon in Ensley.The woman was driving along Bessemer Road near Avenue W around 4:30 p.m. when a bullet came through the driver's window of her pickup truck.


Tractor trailer-truck crash kills one on I-65, lanes blocked

At about 12:14 p.m., troopers were notified of a two-vehicle crash on I-65 northbound near the 267-mile marker involving a tractor trailer and a pickup truck. Troopers were dispatched to the scene. Troopers advised that the driver of the white pickup truck was fatally injured and two lanes are curre

AL.COM - 2018-08-19 13:16:00

Man shot and killed while driving in Birmingham

Alabama leads the nation in the highest rate of deadly police chases. (File photo)ByAbbey Crainacrain@al.comA driver was shot and killed on Pike Road and Court N. in Birmingham.Police said the man was shot while driving around 6 p.m. causing him to wreck. They have no suspect but are canvassing the


Random shooting on I-59 in east Birmingham leaves one wounded

From The Trussville Tribune staff reportsBIRMINGHAM –Police in Birmingham are searching for a suspect in a dark vehicle after random shots were fired at Interstate-59 near Tallapoosa and the Birmingham airport on Saturday.The shooting occurred at about 1:30 p.m. in the southbound lanes of I-59, acco


Chris Anderson of 'First 48,' Investigation Discovery: My police officer mom set me on my path

Growing up in the 1980's and 90's in Ensley, violence claimed the lives of so many of my friends. During that time, violence and destructive behavior was almost the norm for kids my age. My brothers and I made up our minds not to become the statistics that claimed so many of our friends.

AL.COM - 2018-08-19 07:00:00

Gunfire on I-59 in Birmingham leaves 1 seriously injured; 2 vehicles struck

That gunfire, he said, hit two vehicles. A man in one of those vehicles was injured, which caused him to collide with another vehicle. That victim was seriously injured but is in stable condition. He was taken to UAB Hospital by Birmingham Fire and Rescue.


1 dead in west Birmingham shooting

From The Trussville Tribune staff reportsBIRMINGHAM –An investigation into a homicide is underway after police responded to shots fired in west Birmingham and found a man dead in a vehicle on Saturday evening.Police Sgt. Johnny Williams said the incident occurredin the 1400 block of Pike Road. The v

TRUSSVILLETRIBUNE.COM - 2018-08-19 03:29:07